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Kolsky: Explaining the A’s — How the Oakland Nine became contenders

  It’s August, and the Oakland Athletics are 64-46, sitting 18 games…

Terrell Owens not attending Canton ceremony is shameful

The Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio, during Hall of…

Bonta Hill: San Francisco Giants are stuck as trade deadline looms

Tuesday afternoon on the Greg Papa Show on 95.7 The Game, Jon…

Second half preview: Should the San Francisco Giants trade Buster Posey?

At the start of July, the San Francisco Giants were 44-40, in…

Bonta Hill: A’s are the hottest team in baseball

Before about three weeks ago, seemingly every conversation about the Oakland Athletics…

Bonta Hill: DeMarcus Cousins’s deal with the Golden State Warriors is a win for both parties

Draymond Green said it all: Bada bing, bada boom. That’s how the…

Gorcey: If the Giants make a run, it will be because of Brandon Crawford

Just after Brandon Crawford's Wednesday walk-off landed on the the green siding…

Bonta Hill: Soccer development is alive and well in San Francisco, despite U.S. absence from World Cup

With ratings and attendance down in Major League Baseball amid a desperate…

A free agent market with few spenders opens a myriad of options to the Golden State Warriors

It’s going to be a fascinating NBA summer, with fewer than 10…

Bonta Hill: It’s time to scrap the NBA Awards show

Commissioner Adam Silver and the NBA deserves credit for its attempt to…

Gorcey: Some unwritten rules should be stricken from the record

Like most baseball fans (and former catchers), I used to love the…

Bonta Hill: It’s time for the Oakland A’s to embrace change

In some cases, organizational change is a good thing. The Golden State Warriors…

Golden State Warriors NBA Draft Preview: Who do the Warriors pick at No. 28?

For the first time since selecting Harrison Barnes in 2012, the Golden…

Bonta Hill: Giants should deal Madison Bumgarner or restructure his deal before it’s too late

To say things are getting weird down at 24 Willie Mays Plaza…

Bonta Hill: New Raiders head coach Jon Gruden is already in midseason form

ALAMEDA -- When Jon Gruden was roaming the Oakland Raiders sideline from…

Golden State Warriors Championship Special: Offseason moves and Kevin Durant

After a third title in four years, the Golden State Warriors will…

Where will LeBron James go, and what’s the impact on the Golden State Warriors?

The Golden State Warriors are champions, and the party in Oakland is…

For the 2018 NBA Champion Golden State Warriors, it’s time to get greedy

Before he lounged in a golden bathtub of half-drunk bottles of Moet…

Bonta Hill: Golden State Warriors are anything but dull

Shortly after Kevin Durant all but single-handedly ended the Cleveland Cavaliers’ season…

Bonta Hill: Brandon Belt, Brandon Crawford will be key to any San Francisco Giants playoff push

South Beach has gotten the best of the Bay Area over the…